"The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage"

Business quote of the day.

"The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage"                

Jim O’Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, on China’s inflation rate dipping to 1.9 per cent. In the second quarter, China’s economic growth slowed to a three-year low, hit by falling demand for exports and slowing investment in the country.
 

Goldman Sachs building. Photograph: Getty Images.

Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia

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